Women's Cross Country

Melanie Fineman
Melanie Fineman
Year: Senior
Hometown: Newton, MA
High School: Newton South
Position: Distance

2013-14 Indoor: Placed fourth in the 3,000 meters at the Alden Invitational finishing in 10:40.51 … Placed seventh in the mile at the Brown University Invitational finishing in a time of 5:22.61.

2012-13: Competed at the New Balance Boston Twilight Meet, finishing 25th in the 1500m.

Brown Track & Field/XC Accomplishments: Out for most of 2011 Cross Country season and all of 2011-2012 Track season due to injury. 

Before Brown: A six-time All-American ... Winner of the 2010 Massachusetts Division I Indoor State meet title in the mile ... Placed second at the Massachusetts All-State indoor meet in 2010 ... Won the 2009 4xmile relay at the 2009 Nike Indoor Nationals and Nike Outdoor Nationals ... Placed second at the 2010 Massachusetts Division I Outdoor state meet in the 2-mile ... Member of cross country team that placed sixth at Nike Cross Nationals in 2008 ... Was also a Boston Herald All-Star.

Personal: Melanie is the daughter of Peggy & David Fineman ... Has one sister, Elizabeth, and a brother, Robby.

Personal Records:
5k (xc): 18:44
1500: 4:43
3k: 10:26